Saturday, December 6th, 7pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Now in its fifth year, Trio Seven is an all extended 7-string ensemble that covers a range of styles, from baroque to romantic, impressionistic to modern.
Friday, January 16th, 7:30pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Guitarist/composer Benjamin Verdery, Chair of the guitar department at Yale University, has performed worldwide to great acclaim. Described as “iconoclastic” and “inventive” by The New York Times and “one of the classical guitar world’s most foremost personalities,” by Classical Guitar magazine, Benjamin Verdery enjoys an innovative and eclectic musical career. A masterclass will be will be held on Saturday, January 17th at the California Conservatory. There is a $5.00 fee to audit the masterclass.
Saturday, February 28th, 7pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Connie Sheu is a performer, teacher, and advocate of classical guitar. She has been hailed by the New York Sun as “excellent, ruminative… scholarly” and in Soundboard magazine as “a superb character player.” According to Classical Guitar Magazine, “Her debut recording displays, without a doubt, her talents as a concert artist.” Connie will also give a masterclass at the California Conservatory of Guitar on Sunday, March 1st at 10:00am.
Saturday, Nov. 1st, 7pm @ St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church
Praised by Sérgio Assad as a “unique guitar duo… beautiful blending of voice, guitars, and creative repertoire,” One Great City crystalized in 2011, and immediately began building a repertoire unique to them, combining Alexandra’s abilities both as a guitarist and a soprano with their love and dedication to chamber music.